Over 40 restaurants in and around Kampala will take part in this year’s edition of the annual Kampala Restaurant week as they offer lots of discounts for food enthusiasts and clients enjoying different special recipes during the 10 day period.
The Kampala Restaurant 2019 which kicked off in earnest today was officially unveiled to the media and partners yesterday at a colorful bash held at La Cabana restaurant at Speke Apartments in Kampala where guests got an opportunity to sample some of the signature dishes the restaurant will serve..
The fifth edition of the biggest restaurant showcase will run from today August 1st till August 10th with the over 40 restaurants offering signature dishes in what has been dubbed the ‘Three Course Edition’.
Foodies are already thronging different restaurants in and around Kampala In the lookout for some of the mouth watering meals on offer in the different casual and Signature dining outlets that are taking part.
Following yesterday’s event which rolls off the week causing a social media frenzy, many foodies especially meat lovers are on the prowl to take any opportunity for a good cheap meal especially with free coupons also to be on different platforms like Radio City.
While speaking at the do, Cathy Twesigye Tusker Lite’s Brand Manager expressed gratitude as a brand and thanked the people of Kampala for making Tusker Lite the beer of choice when having a meal and offered a bottle for every meal bought during the week.
“We are glad to partner with Kampala Restaurant Week once again. As Tusker we have always supported food experiences in the country and Kampala Restaurant Week serves as a climax of several food pairing offerings that have been ongoing in different restaurants. So this is like the grand finale of culinary supremacy pairing the main course with a Tusker Lite”. She said.
The organisers also said this year’s edition will have some restaurants from places outside of Kampala as far as Jinja and Entebbe to join in the festivities and get a great exposure while bringing a fun dining experience for food lovers. “And provides a great opportunity for Kampala’s finest restaurants to show off what they have to offer”
And to kickoff the week, there were mini cook offs held just for the fun of it where winners who made quick burgers walked away with gas cylinders from Total who are the energy partners.
At the end of it all, an award ceremony will then be held on August 12th to conclude the showcase as the best will be recognized in the categories of “ Best Dish, Outstanding Service” and “Overall Top restaurant” of the week voted for by the public online.